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Pride of Britain Hotels
Treat yourself to a luxury two-night break on a bed and breakfast basis at one of three beautiful Pride of Britain Hotels and receive a complimentary three-course dinner when you book before 23 March (excluding 11-20 February). Pride of Britain Hotels is a collection of 50 independently owned country house hotels in some of the most beautiful locations across the UK.
Spend your weekend wandering through 26ha of beautifully landscaped gardens at Tylney Hall Hotel, Hampshire 01256 764 881, tylneyhall.co.uk (from £416 for Mansion Deluxe Room) before returning to The Oak Room Restaurant, where you’ll savour classic British dishes in front of a roaring fire. Or perhaps try Ashdown Park Hotel 01342 824 988, ashdownpark.com (from £384 for a Deluxe Room with Parkland View), a gothic mansion nestling on the edge of Ashdown Forest. Anderida Restaurant oozes Victorian charm with high windows framed by heavy drapes; and there’s an enviable wine list too. If you really need to unwind, then the spa at Luton Hoo Hotel 01582 734 437, lutonhoo.co.uk (from £400 for a Parkland Deluxe room) is the last word in Home Counties luxury. The spectacular Wernher Restaurant has won numerous accolades for its food and has exotic marbled panels and elaborate chandeliers, making it the perfect setting for any special occasion.
Rates are based on the hotels’ best available price at the time of booking, are non-refundable and cannot be used in conjunction with other offers. To book, please call each hotel quoting ‘Food&Travel;’. http://www.prideofbritainhotels.com
Blue Ice (Papadakis) by wildlife photographer Alex Bernasconi illustrates the fragile beauty of the Antarctic with astonishing intimacy. It’s £24 (RRP £30) when you call 01273 488 005 or visit thegmcgroup.com before 1 April, quoting ‘R4987’.
Tokyo Cult Recipes
In Tokyo Cult Recipes (Murdoch Books) Tokyo-born Maori Murota demystiies Japanese food with 100 of her favourite easy-to-follow recipes. Tuck in for £16 (RRP £20) with free p&p when you call 01256 302 699 and quote the code ‘GLR GP9’.
Vegan Street Food
Join Jackie Kearney on a journey from India to Indonesia with Vegan Street Food (Ryland Peters & Small), the deinitive guide to Asia’s innovative vegan scene. Just £11.99 (RRP £16.99) including p&p when you call 01256 302 699, quoting code ‘EA7’.
Falafel For Breakfast
Do Middle Eastern lavours like ras el hanout and harissa get your mouth watering? Then don’t miss Falafel For Breakfast (Murdoch Books), which is packed with ideas for every meal. Yours for £16 (RRP £20) with free p&p. Call 01256 302 699, quoting ‘GLR GP9’.